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"Ukiyoe Series 2008"
Date of Issue: 1st August 2008



5 Stamps depict images of the series "Meisho Edo Hyakkei" (One Hundred Famous Views of Edo) of Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) and 5 stamps depict portraits of beauties in Edo period.  
(Edo, Yedo or Yeddo is the former name of Tokyo)
Stamps 2, and 6 show the Mt. Fuji in the background.


  1. The Eight View Bridge (picture 62).
    (Mt. Fuji in the background)

  2. Temple at Tsukiji and Teppozu. (picture 78)

  3. Mannen Bridge and the Fukagawa District (picture 51).
    (Mt. Fuji in the background)

  4. The Bell Deeps on the Ayase River (picture 69)

  5. The Plum Orchard at Kameido (picture 30)

(Mount Fuji (main)
(back to Mount Fuji Ukiyo–e–Prints stamps 2008)

 

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